No. 12 UCSD Shut Out By Claremont-Mudd-Scripps In Regular-Season Closer
CLAREMONT, Calif. - The 12th-ranked University of California San Diego men's tennis team was blanked in a 9-0 loss at Claremont Mudd-Scripps Saturday afternoon.
The Tritons finish the regular season with an 11-10 mark while CMS improves to 24-2.
In the singles competiton, #49 Eric Tseng was beaten by Nikolai Parodi at No. 1 in three sets 4-6, 6-3, 7-5.
Marc Isaia, Rodrigo Amaral and Marius Ruh all had a similar fate at the No. 4, 5 and 6 spots respectively. Isaia fell to Max Macy 6-4, 6-3, Amaral was downed by Daniel Park 6-1, 6-2 and Ruh rounded out the singles matches with a 6-2, 6-3 loss to Alex Brenner.
In the doubles competition, Miaule and Sreeganesh Manoharan lost 8-4 to Julian Gordy and Morkovine at No. 1.
Tseng and Zhang were beaten with a score of 8-6 by Jake Berber and Hull and at No. 3, Amaral and Isaia were defeated in two sets by Park and Parodi 9-8 (8-6).
The NCAA posteseason selections will be announced on Tuesday, April 25 at 5:30 p.m. PT at NCAA.com.
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 9, #12 UC San Diego 0
April 22, 2017 at Claremont, CA (Biszantz Family Tennis Center)
1. Nikolai Parodi (CMS) def. #49 Eric Tseng (UCSD) 4-6, 6-3, 7-5
2. Glenn Hull (CMS) def. #34 Alexandre Miaule (UCSD) 6-3, 6-4
3. Daniel Morkovine (CMS) def. Justin Zhang (UCSD) 6-3, 6-1
4. Max Macey (CMS) def. Marc Isaia (UCSD) 6-4, 6-3
5. Daniel Park (CMS) def. Rodrigo Amaral (UCSD) 6-1, 6-2
6. Alex Brenner (CMS) def. Marius Ruh (UCSD) 6-2, 6-3
1. Julian Gordy/Daniel Morkovine (CMS) def. Sreeganesh Manoharan/Alexandre Miaule (UCSD) 8-4
2. Jake Berber/Glenn Hull (CMS) def. Eric Tseng/Justin Zhang (UCSD) 8-6
3. Daniel Park/Nikolai Parodi (CMS) def. Rodrigo Amaral/Marc Isaia (UCSD) 9-8 (8-6)
UC San Diego 11-10; National ranking #12; Regional ranking #2
Order of finish: Doubles (1,2,3); Singles (2,5,6,3,4,1)